Membership Benefits

NCATC Membership Benefits - Highlights

NCATC provides members with a wide variety of benefits that include:


  • NACFAM Affiliates Membership benefit, a $1,000 annual value included.
  • Continuous opportunity to network and learn from other leaders in workforce development and technology fields.
  • FREE access to innovative and best practices from most of the top Advanced Technology Centers (ATC) in the nation;
  • FREE access to the membership via email blasts coordinated by NCATC where members readily exchange and share information and resources;
  • Discounted registration for our annual national conference and our summer workshop;
  • Reduced costs for ATC technical consulting through the Member Assistance Program (MAP);
  • Special discounts/added-value for products and services from our Strategic Partners network, including:  AACC, ACTE, ACT, Amatrol, America Makes, Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT), America Welding Society (AWS), Arconic Foundation, ARM Institute, CORD, Discovery Machine, EdgeFactor, FANUC, FESTO, German-American Institute, HAAS Automation/HTEC, Hampden Engineering, immerse2learn, IST/RAMTEC, LiFT, Lincoln Electric, Manufacturing Works, MSSC, Miller Electric, MxD, NTMA, NRL, NACFAM, NACCE, NextFlex, NIMS, NOCTI, NC3, Panasonic, ReMade Institute, Safetycare Inc., Sandvik-Coromant, SIEMENS, SMC Corp., SpaceTEC, Stratasys, Tooling U-SME, US Fab Lab Network, Verisurf, and Carl Zeiss.
  • Nationally recognized external evaluation services for national grants such as Department of Labor (DOL), Department of  Transportation (DOT), Department of Energy (DOE), and the National Science Foundation (NSF/ATE);
  • Discounted prices for Center for Occupational Research and Development (CORD) products (e.g., “Necessary Skills Now”) and services.